Butterflies for a long time have served as a quintessential form of beautiful simplicity; however this is a beauty many of us take for granted. We spend our time staring at our mobile devices or with our head to the ground avoiding personal contact in our concrete jungles. Artist Paul Villinski revels in the sweet … Continue reading Paul Villinski – Butterflies, Soda Cans & Art
Jen Stark has done it again with her magical paper. The very talented Jen Stark has released three new sets of colorful paper sculptures for us to enjoy in 2011. Since graduating in 2005, Stark has exhibited around the United States as well as in the UK and France. Both her sculptures and illustrations are extremely vibrant, and while her drawings seem to be abstract in nature, Starkâ€™s paper sculptures are structured and geometric.
A wish is a personâ€™s desire for something to happen, a subjective thought connected deeply to a personâ€™s psyche and emotions. Our intention is to tap into these desires and see what the world truly wishes for. Puddle is an interactive installation that allows the exploration of literally thousands of peopleâ€™s wishes that are submitted anonymously. The installation will be on display at the Imagine RIT Creativity Festival.
A fun new exhibition at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, that opened last week, offers a look at the versatility and creative opportunities that come with working with felt.
Â Yet another creative individual from the backlogs of archives collected by our resident blogger Katherine(@fiametta137). Â I decided to slap my name next to the box that says (which CF staff member is going to review this artist) because Chris’s work seemed particulary..pardon theÂ simplicity of my verbose…awesome. Â As a child I remember cutting out long streamers … Continue reading Chris Natrop: Cut Out Paper Never Looked So Awesome
Speaking on Friday (tomorrow), at 10:00 AM at the New School at Wollman Hall, 65 W 11th St., will be media artist Victoria Vesna. After doing a little more research I found her projects extremely interesting and I was actually surprised at myself that I had never heard of her prior to this circulating email … Continue reading Victoria Vesna Presents at Parsons the New School for Design